Nuclear Project Engineer

Nuclear Project Engineer

Job Title: Nuclear Project Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bristol, England
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 896393_1573030152
Contact Name: Lucy Hoyle
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 06, 2019 08:49

Job Description

Our client is a leading UK systems engineering consultancy with a highly regarded reputation for technical excellence. Due to the continued demand for their expertise and significant growth my client seeks a Project Engineer to join their nuclear sector team.

You will be supporting clients' projects in nuclear, energy, and other engineering sectors, with an emphasis on technical, safety, and broader assurance and project support roles. The core capability of the team also sits with delivery within engineering, contract, and client/supplier management.

As Project Engineer your role will include the following kinds of responsibilities:

Project support to clients including Technical Leads, Project Managers and/or Programme Managers
Potential for further development in project, safety or technical discipline
Specific roles suited to the individual across a number of Nuclear sectors; Generation, New Build and Defuelling /Decommissioning
Involved in, or supporting, technical / engineering activities, safety cases and other assurance requirements in complex projects and typically in highly regulated sectors.
Likely focus on civil nuclear clients in the South West, also work on defence and other civil projects.
Support the Project Manager with day to day activities required to deliver work in line with the project plan including safety, quality, schedule and cost objectives
Prepare and maintain engineering documentation including Quality Plans and other documents as required
Production of technical documentation/reports to underpin programme delivery and safety case requirements where appropriate
Manage technical queries in accordance with process and procedures
Technical appraisals of project options, feasibility studies, site surveys and liaison with designers and engineering staff
Significant proportion of time likely to be working at client sites

Qualifications and Requirements

Engineering / technical / scientific degree level qualification or equivalent relevant experience
Project development and management
Other areas/skills with applicability to project support and assurance roles
Beneficial will be experience/understanding of nuclear or comparable projects
Work in nuclear, defence or other engineering contexts
Quality, safety, environmental assurance processes
Experience of working within engineering and support functions.

Job Title:Nuclear Project Engineer
Location: Bristol, South West OR Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Job Ref: 896393
Salary: Competitive DOE


Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet these criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.

If you are a good match then please apply with your CV to learn more about this truly fantastic opportunity to work for a market leader with an enviable reputation.

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time. Services advertised by Electus Recruitment Solutions are those of an Agency (perm). This role is a permanent position.

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.